Translation of "exert" - English-Turkish dictionary

exert

verb uk us /ɪɡˈzɜːt/

[ T ] to use something such as authority, power, influence, etc in order to make something happen

(yetki, güç, nüfuz vb.) uygulamak, kullanmak, tatbik etmek
My parents exerted a lot of pressure on me to do well at school.
exert yourself

to use a lot of physical or mental energy to do something

zorlamak, çaba sarfetmek, çabalamak, kendini zorlamak
She was too ill to exert herself much.

(Translation of “exert” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)